2 years Ontario College Diploma

Small class sizes and experienced professors


Upcoming Intakes:

Spring 2024: Commerce Court – North Bay, Canadore @ Stanford – Brampton, Canadore @ Stanford – Scarborough

Fall 2024: Commerce Court – North Bay

Winter 2025: Commerce Court – North Bay

Prepare to launch an exciting and rewarding career in the business field. Learn to develop strategic business plans and navigate economic influences affecting the global market through business simulations and working with real clients. Whether you go on to work for yourself or a large corporation, or continue your education, the opportunities are endless.

Your Future Career

  • Retail sales and customer service management
  • Entrepreneurship and self-employment
  • Office management
  • Government administrative positions
  • Financial planning and investing

What You Learn

  • Marketing
  • Accounting
  • Finance and economics
  • Entrepreneurial skills
  • Communications and analysis
  • Human resources

OSSD or equivalent, ENG4C or ENG4U, any Gr 11 Math (C) or (U)

If English is not your first language you must provide proof of English competency.

View current English Language Proficiency Requirements.

Semester 1

ACC135 Introduction to Financial Acct I
BUS108 Introduction to Business
BUS117 Computer Apps for Business I
BUS251 Introduction to Human Resources
CMM125 College Communications
MKT100 Introduction to Marketing
MTH170 Business Math I

Semester 2

ACC142 Financial Accounting II
BUS120 Computer Apps for Business II
CMM230 Workplace Communications
ECN100 Microeconomics
GENED General Education Elective - Online
MTK130 Marketing II
MTH178 Quantitative Methods for Accounting

Semester 3

ACC209 Managerial Accounting
BUS195 Organizational Behaviour
BUS202 Professional Selling
BUS212 Operations Management
ECN101 Macroeconomics
GENED General Education Elective - Online

Semester 4

BUS209 Business Simulation - Online
BUS214 Project Management
BUS245 Corporate Social Responsibility
BUS304 Business Research
GENED General Education Elective
LAW230 Business Law
SBM226 Entrepreneurship

2024-25 2 years Ontario College Diploma

Commerce Court Campus – Domestic
Year Tuition Ancillary Fees Material Fee Trip Fee Total
1 $2720.24 $1362.5 - - $4082.74
2 $2720.24 $1200.5 - - $3920.74

2024-25 2 years Ontario College Diploma

Commerce Court Campus – International
Year Tuition Ancillary Fees Material Fee Trip Fee Total
1 $15547.54 $1942.5 - - $17490.04
2 $15547.54 $1780.5 - - $17328.04

2024-25 2 years Ontario College Diploma

Canadore @ Stanford – International
Year Tuition Ancillary Fees Material Fee Trip Fee Total
2 $15547.54 $1259 - - $16806.5


Check out the Campus Bookstore to not only purchase your textbooks but also view your book list before the semester starts. 


Canadore College has implemented Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) to enhance your learning experience in and out of the classroom while ensuring flexibility in learning.

To learn more about BYOD and to find out what is required for your program, please visit

You will also need:

  • A Scientific Calculator - apx. $25.00

Ontario College Diploma

Learning outcomes represent culminating demonstrations of learning and achievement. In addition, learning outcomes are interrelated and cannot be viewed in isolation of one another. As such, they should be viewed as a comprehensive whole. They describe performances that demonstrate that significant integrated learning by graduates of the program has been achieved.

View Program Vocational Learning Outcomes

View course outlines

There are many options available to students who already have some postsecondary education.

Whether you are looking to study at Canadore from another school,  continue your education at Canadore, or looking to pursue further education elsewhere, we can help find the right path for you!

Whether you want to Transfer TO Canadore, Transfer WITHIN Canadore, or prepare to Transfer FROM Canadore, we've got you covered!

Learn more about Credit Transfer and Pathway opportunities here.